Record Details

NHER Number:15054
Type of record:Monument
Name:World War Two pillbox


A World War Two common type 22 hexagonal concrete pillbox, built in about 1940 as part of the anti-invasion defences of the time. Two pillboxes are visible on aerial photographs in close proximity to this, recorded under NHER 54509.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TL 8730 8508
Map Sheet:TL88NE

Full description

4 July 1979. Visit.
Centre of drive to Lodge Farm. Pill box. Polygonal, concrete.
E. Rose (NAU).

See record form in file by source [1], who adds: Common 1940 type 22c pillbox 200m west of Croxton road.
Survey No. Q3-7.
D.Walker (NLA), July 1996.

October 2010. Norfolk NMP.
The pillbox described above may be represented by either one of the two pillboxes seen on aerial photographs in this area, and recorded under NHER 54509.
E. Bales (NMP), 18 Oct 2010.

Monument Types

  • PILLBOX (World War Two - 1939 AD to 1945 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
---Secondary File: Secondary File.

Related records - none

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